Wendy Parker

Stories, legends and family tales

| November 28, 2014

Stories told over turkey: "My favorite story is about my 80-year-old grandmother chasing a log truck down on Highway 41, right outside of Macon, Georgia. If you ever wonder where I get my tenacity from, ...

Thanksgiving 2014

| November 26, 2014

What are you thankful for? Wendy here runs down a list of superlatives -- from family, vocal critics and, yes, all the drivers keeping the nation running down the road.

‘No shave’ November: A brief history of beards

| November 24, 2014

Do you have a "Novembeard?" Whether you're growing it to raise awareness, or fund a cancer charity or just to have one, enjoy No Shave November!

It’s AMAZING! You WON’T BELIEVE IT!!

| November 24, 2014

"Keep on truckin' – and know there are people out there who will advocate for you, even if it means being banned from every mainstream news Facebook page there is. God bless the truckers."

Women are from Venus, men are from Booblandia

| November 21, 2014

"The most important thing to realize when traveling in close quarters (for extended periods of time) with your chosen mate is that men and women have completely different thought patterns."

Shortstack makes big waves with custom truck photography

| November 19, 2014

Meet Ciara "Shortstack" Sleeth, a 17-year-old high school student from the hills of West Virginia on her way up in the trucking world through her truck photography. Next for her: small fleet owner-operator...

Attack of the kidney stone, part 1

| November 19, 2014

George laid up with an 8-mm kidney stone proclaims such stones "adultney stones" -- it "takes a real man to pass them." Wendy: "We're both a little stressed and worried about how this is all ...

Comets, celebrity butts and crashes

| November 17, 2014

Do they have anything whatsoever to do with each other? Maybe not, but Wendy weighs in with an experiment intended to get information abut trucking to the general public.

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles their adventures and her observations from the shotgun position in her blog and at their website, http://www.thegeorgeandwendyshow.com/index.html

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